Police Drones

SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio police and fire departments have plans in the works to start using drones as part of their operations. San Antonio Fire will use drones to get an aerial view of wildfires, large fires at commercial buildings, to search for missing persons or to get a bird’s eye view of […]

From left, Mitch Beaumont, community relations coordinator for La Vista, Dan Keck from Husker Drone and La Vista police officer Pablo Jimenez look skyward as drones filled the air during a training session Feb. 22 at the La Vista Police Department. … read more at: http://www.omaha.com/sarpy/papillion/drones-take-flight-at-la-vista-police-department/article_417fba61-b691-5078-836a-ea65e4204b2e.html

Jiji Press TOKYO (Jiji Press) — Police handled 36 cases of unauthorized use of drones last year, with action taken against a total of 37 people, the National Police Agency said Thursday. The cases took place in 18 prefectures. Under the revised aviation law, which took effect on Dec. 10, 2015, the transport minister’s permission […]

From left, Mitch Beaumont, community relations coordinator for La Vista, Dan Keck from Husker Drone and La Vista police officer Pablo Jimenez look skyward as drones filled the air during a training session Feb. 22 at the La Vista Police Department. … read more at: http://www.omaha.com/sarpy/papillion/drones-take-flight-at-lavista-police-department/article_417fba61-b691-5078-836a-ea65e4204b2e.html

A suspected U.S. drone strike in Pakistan’s northwestern tribal region on Thursday killed two militants, three intelligence officials said. The latest strike took place in the Kurram tribal region bordering Afghanistan and the identity and nationality of the slain men were not immediately known, said the officials. They spoke on condition of anonymity as they […]

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SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio police and fire departments have plans in the works to start using drones as part of their operations. San Antonio Fire will use drones to get an aerial view of wildfires, large fires at commercial buildings, to search for missing persons or to get a bird’s eye view of […]

Drones should be banned from entering airspace near airports, a former Metropolitan police commissioner has told the House of Lords.  Lord Stevens of Kirkwhelpington said all drones should be banned from flying near airports to eliminate the possibility of a collision with commercial aircraft, according to ITV News.   The independent crossbencher told the House […]

ELKTON — Sheriff Scott Adams is taking police work here to new heights — literally and figuratively — after he and six deputies earned their FAA licenses to fly two small unmanned aircraft systems, or “drones,” that will be used by the agency in law enforcement situations. Using money that investigators seized from drug dealers, […]

The government is undertaking a consultation exercise on drone regulation and Lord Ahmad said cross-government work had achieved progress in a number of areas, including trials to explore options for detecting and countering drones. Tory Lord Naseby said the threat of terrorism and the misuse of drones had “heightened” over the past year and called […]

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By Jeff Todd LONE TREE, Colo. (CBS4) – Lone Tree police apprehended a man seen on surveillance video stealing from a high-end drone store. Sunday afternoon a well-dressed man was seen on video from multiple cameras stealing two cameras and an extra battery for the aircraft. (credit: CBS) “He stole three items. The value of […]

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